Events in Film & TV on January 14

  • 1952 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV
  • 1953 WALA TV channel 10 in Mobile, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1972 "Sanford & Son" starring Redd Foxx and Demond Wilson premieres on NBC TV
  • 1972 WMAH TV channel 19 in Biloxi, Mississippi (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1972 WMAU TV channel 17 in Bude, Mississippi (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1972 WMAW TV channel 14 in Meridian, Mississippi (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1973 Dancer Roy Castle is measured at 1,440 taps/min on BBC TV
  • 1976 "The Bionic Woman" with Lindsay Wagner debuts on ABC (later NBC)
  • 1977 "Fantasy Island" starring Ricardo Montalbán and Hervé Villechaize premieres on ABC TV
  • 1990 11th ACE Cable Awards: CNN wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the events in Beijing, China
  • 1991 "Barbara DeAngelis Show" premieres on CBS-TV
  • 1991 Tyne Daly arrested for drunk driving in Van Nuys, California

Music History

1993 "Anna Christie" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 54 performances, starring Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson,

Film & TV History

1993 David Letterman announces his show is moving from NBC to CBS

Music History

2001 Jennifer Lopez scored her first UK No.1 single with 'Love Don't Cost A Thing'

  • 2011 16th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: The Social Network wins Best Film